Summer Meal Options

June 2, 2024

Summer Meal Options

Summer meals for kids and teens are available all summer long at sites across our community! Stopping by a summer meal site with your family not only saves you time and money spent grocery shopping and meal prepping; it also helps support our school and community.

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Urbandale Locations 

Summer Meals will be offered from June 5 – August 15. Dates and times vary by location. No meals will be available from July 3 through July 5 in observance of the holiday. Meals must be consumed on-site and are provided on a first-come, first-serve basis. Dates and times are subject to change. 

Urbandale High School 

  • 7111 Aurora Ave., Urbandale, IA 50322
  • Due to multiple amps and summer maintenance work, parking is limited. 
  • June 5 – August 9*
  • Site Closed July 3-5
  • Breakfast: 8:15am – 9:15am
  • Lunch: 11:00 – 12:15pm

Urbandale Middle School

  • 7701 NW Aurora Ave, Urbandale IA 50322
  • August 12-August 15
  • Lunch 11:00 -12:15 pm


Johnston Locations

From June 10 to Aug. 9, 2024, the Johnston Community School District will provide free lunches each weekday to children 18 and under at three locations. Lunch will be served on-site Monday through Friday, except July 1-5. Also, join us on Wednesdays for story time!

Sterling Point

  • 10509 Dorset Dr, Johnston, IA
  • Lunch 10:50-11:12am

Johnston High School Cafeteria 

  • 6500 NW 100th St Door #2, Johnston, IA
  • Breakfast 7:45am – 8:45am
  • Lunch 11-11:40am

St. James Lutheran Church

    • 5665 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA 
    • Lunch 11:45am – 12:15 pm

Waukee Locations

The Picnic & Play program runs weekdays from June 5-August 9, (closed July 4-5).  Check out what’s on the menu

Autumn Ridge Apartments (NEW for 2024)
– 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
– 1150 SE Olson Dr., Waukee
– Location: Near the north clubhouse

Vince Meyer Learning Center (NEW for 2024)
– June: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., July/August: 12-1 p.m.
– 430 Ashworth Dr., Waukee
– Location: Front (north) of building

Windfield West Apartments
– 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
– 75 SE Windfield Pkwy, Waukee
– Location: Playground in the center of the apartment complex

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